khanate

khanate

[kah-neyt, kan-eyt]
noun
the area governed by a khan.

Origin:
1790–1800; khan1 + -ate3

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khanate (ˈkɑːneɪt, ˈkæn-)
 
n
1.  the territory ruled by a khan
2.  the position or rank of a khan

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